This year’s Special Collections showcases feature works by artist’s between 1979 and 1993.

Choose a collection to view:

Historic British Columbia Video Art + Documentary Collection
Indigenous Video Art + Documentary Collection
Japanese Video Art Collection
Early Feminist Video
Historical Collection

Early Video Digitization Project Excerpts of selected early BC based documentary and video art from 1973-1985 are now viewable thanks to funding support of the I.K Barber Learning Centre at the University of British Columbia Library.

To view the full work please contact us to request preview DVDs or visit our 4,000+ title collection 11-6 Tuesday through Saturday.

TitleArtistDurationYearCountryAcc. #
   Every Day is a Gift Estrail Boiso United States 2017 2:45 6088
   Make War Daniel Wechsler Israel 2014 2:07 4579
   The Glow is Gone Ryan Ermacora Canada 2016 16:37 6044
   Virga Soundtrack Myles Black Canada 2018 56:21 7018
   Changing Parts Mona Hatoum (et-al) Canada 1983 24:00 1406
   I Am My Own Laboratory Oliver Hockenhull Canada 2018 43:00 7025
   Video Notebook: What is Violence? Aaron Pollard Canada 1991 23:00 1898
   Falling Down: A Ballet for My Bedroom Elizabeth Milton Canada 2013 5:07 4611
   sin∞fin - Performances at the End of the World VestAndPage Chile 2009 38:52 5387
   Soap Opera With Chocolates Elizabeth Milton Canada 2014 10:29 4610
   In-Between Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 28:11/21:11/15:51/16:39 5383
   General Public Identity Robert Hamilton Canada 2013 1:08 5376
   Sketch Christopher Logan Canada 2005 1:13:35 6042
   Desire Control Elizabeth Chitty Canada 1980 12:00 1297
   Sunken Cave and a Migrating Bird Qiuli Wu China 2019 10:31 7101
   Outeretina Daniel Wechsler Israel 2014 4:05 4578
   Eye Witness Lynn Hershman United States 1985 2:08 1562c
   North East False Creek Mariane Bourcheix-Laporte Canada 2011 28:11 5383b
   Whaty Barry Doupé Canada 2011 00:30 6096
   Duster Eric Metcalfe (et-al) Canada 1991 37:00 1857